If the information in Forks Over Knives is accurate (and I have no reason at the moment to believe otherwise), and IF Americans responded by changing their lifestyles and diets to achieve the reduction in cancer, diabetes, heart disease and several of the other major diseases that shatter our peace, drain our bank accounts, give us unimaginable stress and kill us–it would put the health insurance, dairy industry, beef and chicken industry and fast food industries out of business within a year.
Will we? Some of us will.
If you can see the movie, by all means, do. If you can’t, then you can at least read this from Huffington Posts’ coverage of the chief clinicians who’s work is central to the film that was shown to about 80 in Floyd in a bitterly cold February night last week.
This is the kind of “reality” show that merits our time, our reflection and our action.
If I find something that seems to disprove the major points of the movie, I’ll pass that along. I don’t expect to.